This morning Ash Denham MSP joined charity Carr Gomm to help launch their new campaign “Stomp Out Loneliness”.
The campaign aims to stomp out loneliness in communities across Scotland by raising £30,000 to fund a variety of local projects and activities tackling social isolation.
Ash Denham MSP spoke at the event and did some cycling to help raise awareness of the importance of being active.
Aiming to bring people together, the “Stomp Out Loneliness” campaign encourages individuals to pledge a target distance to add to the charity’s 1000 mile route around Scotland.
Miles can be completed in any manner, by cycling, running, swimming or pushing wheelchairs.
All money raised will go to funding local events and projects in communities across Scotland.